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Table 3 Serum lipid mean and standard deviations for the subgroups of participants grouped by the amounts of sedentary behaviour and moderate-to-vigorous physical activity performed

From: Higher number of steps and breaks during sedentary behaviour are associated with better lipid profiles

  SB MVPA
<  54% 54–65.9% ≥ 66% <  6.8% 6.8–10.79% ≥ 10.8%
s-cholesterol 5.40 (0.93) 5.30 (0.88) 5.19 (0.80) 5.17 (0.88) 5.28 (0.83) 5.46 (0.95)
HDL-c 1.92 (0.43) 1.80 (0.39) 1.60 (0.36) 1.64 (0.39) 1.79 (0.40) 1.90 (0.39)
LDL-c 3.00 (0.78) 3.00 (0.80) 3.00 (0.68) 2.97 (0.78) 2.99 (0.72) 3.06 (0.84)
Triglycerides 1.02 (0.51) 1.11 (0.58) 1.32 (0.59) 1.26 (0.59) 1.12 (0.57) 1.07 (0.55)
  1. SB sedentary behaviour, MVPA moderate-to-vigorous physical activity, HDL-c high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, LDL-c low-density lipoprotein cholesterol